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CAUTION: Elvis and New Wave do not mix. Except when Billy Idol does it.

Synthesizers? Check. Elvis delivery? Check. Dry-humping the stage floor? Check.

This one came out the summer after my Junior year of high school, but St. Louis radio stations just weren’t playing it often enough for my tastes. A quick walk to West End Wax and seven dollars later, and I had the album. Cassette, actually. Wore it out before I became a Senior.